Posts Tagged ‘toyota’

The starfish and the spider

Tonight I participated in a book presentation by Rod A. Beckström on The Starfish and the Spider (side event at the Web 2.0 Expo Berlin). He started off with his motivation for writing this book, 9/11. Yes, Al-Quaida is an archetypical network, and mapping this decentralized network is quite a task. Social Network Analysis shows […]

No Satisfaction at Toyota

Charles Fishman of Fast Company has written a fine article about Toyota’s US factories, pointing out how much effort the people at Toyota are investing to make continuous improvements “a way of living” – rather than pushing bigger changes from time to time.